Apply to be an intern with Startup UCLA for Fall 2019!


Apply to be an intern with Startup UCLA for Fall 2019!


Startup UCLA is hiring 1-2 paid student interns to assist with a year-round Blackstone LaunchPad powered by Techstars program and a Summer Accelerator program. Interns are hired on a quarterly basis with the potential for extension each quarter. We are looking for UCLA undergraduate students who are interested in entrepreneurship, marketing, and events, and are comfortable working in a startup environment. Interns will work approximately 10-15 hours per week. Interns will be expected to be both team players and independent workers, manage multiple projects, and have great communication skills.


Duties may include:

  • Social media outreach:  Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, etc.
  • Creating social media posts, flyers, posters, event marketing material
  • Updating website with event and news content
  • Event preparation, execution, cleanup, and post-event organization
  • Documenting events via photos, videos, social media, and text copy (summary, quotes, etc.)
  • On-campus brand ambassador (event representative, table events, class talks, etc.)
  • Reception desk:  greeting/assisting students and visitors when they are entering space, screening and routing calls, and, ensuring reception area/space is tidy and presentable
  • Space management:  be present at the reception desk during evening student group meetings/events
  • Escorting special guests from parking structure to space
  • Errands:  dropping off and picking up packages
  • Other projects as assigned


Required Skills:

  • Team player and successful independent worker
  • Manage multiple projects and meet tight deadlines with minimal supervision
  • Great communication skills with public speaking abilities and professional demeanor
  • Ability to have some flexibility with schedule
  • Ability to work at least 1 evening a week


Desired Skills:

  • Interested in entrepreneurship, writing, graphics, marketing, and, events
  • Photography
  • Photoshop/Illustrator, Canva
  • Developed writing abilities
  • Graphic design experience (creating social media posts, flyers, posters, event marketing material)
  • Familiarity with Google Docs/Drive, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, WordPress, and Slack
  • Ability to think creatively about ways to raise Startup UCLA’s profile @ UCLA


To apply send your resume, cover letter, and fall quarter class schedule to with the subject line “Startup UCLA Fall 2019 Intern” by September 25.